GRE Word List

FESTER

rankle; produce irritation or resentment; (of a cut or wound) generate pus or rot; Ex. His insult festered in my mind for days.

The meaning of the word fester is rankle; produce irritation or resentment; (of a cut or wound) generate pus or rot; Ex. His insult festered in my mind for days..

Random words

WordMeaning
rakeimmoral or dissolute person
solicitorlawyer in the lower court of law
polyglotspeaking several languages; multilingual; Ex. polyglot person/society; N.
tempermoderate; make less severe; tone down or restrain; toughen (steel) as by alternate heating and cooling
minglemix together in close association
recesspause; temporary cessation; alcove; secret inner place; Ex. parliament in recess; V. CF. recessive
buffetstrike forcefully; slap; batter; knock out; N: table with food set out for people to server themselves; meal at which people help themselves to food that's been set
propellantsubstance which propels or drives forward (such as an explosive charge or a rocket fuel)
connotationsuggested or implied meaning of an expression; V. connote
cordonextended line of men or fortifications to prevent access or egress; (žîąúŋĄŧ­ °Üĩåļû šØĀ¸ˇÎ °ÉÄĄ´Â) ĀåŊÄ ¸Žēģ; V.